Definition of Anthyllis barba-jovis
1. Noun. Silvery hairy European shrub with evergreen foliage and pale yellow flowers.
Group relationships: Anthyllis, Genus Anthyllis
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
Lexicographical Neighbors of Anthyllis Barba-jovis
Literary usage of Anthyllis barba-jovis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1877)
"anthyllis barba-jovis, Pista- chia lentiscus. Viburnum tinus, Quercus ilex and Cistus monspeliensis alone form parts of families which possess other ..."
2. My Garden by Eden Phillpotts (1906)
"... in England—the shrubby anthyllis Barba- Jovis,1 that grows on sun-scorched cliff-faces of the Mediterranean in Provence. Thence I brought it, ..."
3. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1903)
"... C. Laburnum L.; Colutea arborescens L.; Anthyllis Barba-Jovis L.; Ceratonia Siliqua L. Several of these species are also found in Ischia, but as Gussone ..."